Sports News of Monday, 13 July 2015
Some residents of Wa in the Upper West region of Ghana have organized a demonstration in support of the bid of incumbent Ghana Football Association (GFA) President, Kwesi Nyantakyi.
Kwesi Nyantakyi will contest the GFA presidency seat again, come August 17, 2015 as the date for the federation’s presidential election.
The venue for the election is Tamale.
Mr. Nyantakyi who has been in office for two terms is seeking a third term but is faced with a lot of criticism and bad press concerning his administration style.
The Kwesi Nyantakyi led administration has been face with a gamut of controversies; the biggest being the Black Stars last World Cup debacle in Brazil.
However, some youth from the GFA president’s home-region came out in their numbers to show their support for their ‘son’ in the GFA elections.
The crowd had placards and banners with inscriptions – “Free Nyantakyi Now, Remove Nyantakyi and Forget Wa, Stop harassing our son or forget 2016, Nyantakyi means a lot to us… etc”